Weather on the Farm – Grade 5 classroom resource

Grade 5 science, social studies and math teachers can apply for classroom resources about weather and how it affects crops. Resources include a lesson plan, student activities and staff support.

With Weather on the Farm, Grade 5 students can explore the topic of weather and how affects food production. The program includes:

  • a lesson plan with curriculum connections to grade 5 science, social studies and math, background information, guiding questions and online resources
  • an activity that students can do individually or as a class
  • staff support to answer teachers’ questions

This program is also available in French.


Grade 5 science, social studies and math teachers in Nova Scotia can apply to participate.


There is no cost to participate in this program.

How to apply

Complete the application form and email it to the Agricultural Education Office. Staff will review your application and send you the resources by email.

Before you apply

Talk to your school principal and make sure they support your participation.

Apply online

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Other ways to apply

If you are unable to apply online, contact the Agricultural Education office at 902-893-6575 or

Contact Information

Agricultural Education Office
74 Research Dr.
Bible Hill, NS B6L 2R2

Phone: 902-893-6575